Anatoly Aksakov: Activities related to cryptocurrencies must be “blocked”
The Finance Ministry’s proposal is not the only option for further regulation of cryptocurrencies in Russia. RBC writes about this with reference to the Chairman of the State Duma Committee on the Financial Market Anatoly Aksakov.
According to him, currently several proposals require consideration, and a specific decision will be made “in about a month”.
“Everything related to cryptocurrencies, I would now limit. This market is hardly possible to regulate, in principle it is impossible, “he said, stressing that activities related to cryptocurrencies need to be” blocked “.
At the beginning of the month, the Ministry of Finance came up with a proposal that implies the impossibility of receiving rewards in cryptocurrency for miners. In accordance with the latest initiative of the department, which became known on Thursday, fines and even a prison term of up to three years may be imposed for undeclared cryptocurrency..
Aksakov noted that the option when transactions with cryptocurrencies will be allowed only in cases of inheritance, bankruptcy and enforcement proceedings is also currently being considered by the authorities.
Earlier, Aksakov said that for the exchange of cryptocurrencies, citizens will be able to use foreign platforms where such operations are allowed.
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